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Old 09-04-2013, 04:39 PM   #1
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VGF fixed weeks?

Hi guys,

I have closed at the VGF (whoop whoop!!) but 1 thing I couldn't quite understand was how the fixed weeks work and how these might affect me as a non-fixed week dvc member at VGF?

Any help you can give would be greatly appreciated!!

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Old 09-04-2013, 04:55 PM   #2
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Up to 35% can be sold as fixed weeks.

For example, for 100 studios, up to 35 can be sold as a fixed week.

Bottom line is, in any one given week, its possible only 65% of the rooms in a certain class may be available for booking with points (making it a little harder to book, and 11 months that much more important)

If you typically go the first week in Decemeber, week 49 might be a good fixed week for you. You pay a premium for that, but your ressie is guaranteed. The fixed week owner may cancel that ressie at which time the points would go into their account for normal usage.

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Old 09-04-2013, 05:06 PM   #3
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thanks!

thanks for your reply, now I understand!


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PS. Welcome home neighbor

I love it!!
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Old 09-04-2013, 06:40 PM   #4
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The fixed week requires additional points as well.

Example:

During "Choice Season" the points for a week is 125 in a standard studio. For a week within the same season with a Fixed week, the point requirement would be 138, approximately 10% more than the non-fixed week.

The point cost is the same, but requires more points for the same week.
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Old 09-04-2013, 07:07 PM   #5
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As a fixed week owner I can cancel the fixed week and book using points if there is availability. I can bank points that I don't use just like any owner.

The fixed week option guarantees me my room size and view category.

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